I was flipping through the channels, and I noticed that Anderson Cooper was reporting live from Mobile, AL on Hurricane Ivan. He looked ridiculous as he was buffeted by high-power winds (although not enough to blow his cap off) and drenched with rain.
Problem is, I like Anderson. And there are a lot of other reporters I would rather see stuck in a hurricane. Our nation's media: the Good, the Bad, the endearingly Silly. We cheer 'em, we jeer 'em, we're forced to hear 'em. But at least let us do it our way.
By God, if we can have reality TV shows, and political campaigns whose strategy is derived from bloggers, then we oughta be able to combine the two and have political "reporters" giving us round the clock updates on Hurricane Ivan!
So, in the Spirit of 2004, let 'er rip: